Electric Motors and Control Systems

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2009-05-08
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
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This book has been written for a course of study that will introduce the reader to a broad range of motor types and control systems. It provides an overview of electric motor operation, selection, installation, control and maintenance. Every effort has been made in this first edition text to present the most up-to-date information which reflects the current needs of the industry.. . .The broad based approach taken makes this text viable for a variety of motors and control systems courses. Content is suitable for colleges, technical institutions, vocational/technical schools as well as apprenticeship and journeymen training. Electrical apprentices and journeymen will find this book to be invaluable due to Electrical Code references applicable to the installation of new control systems and motors, as well as information on maintenance and troubleshooting techniques. Personnel involved in the motor maintenance and repair will find this book to be a useful reference text.. . .The text is comprehensive! It includes coverage of how motors operate in conjunction with their associated control circuitry. Both older and newer motor technologies are examined. Topics covered range from motor types and controls to installing and maintaining conventional controllers, electronic motor drives and programmable logic controllers.. . .Also Available!Activities Manual for Electric Motors and Control Systems.

Table of Contents

n++ Industrial Safety
Protecting Against Electric Shock
Grounding N++ Lockoutn++ Codes
n++ Understanding Electrical Drawings
Symbols N++ Abbreviations N++ Ladder Diagrams
Wiring-Single Line- Block Diagrams
Motor Terminal Connections
Motor Nameplate And Terminology
Manual And Magnetic Starters
n++ Motor Transformers and Distribution Systems
Power Distribution Systems
Transformer Principles
Transformer Connections And Systems
n++ Motor Control Devices
Manually Operted Switches Part n++
Mechanically Operted Switches Part n++
Sensors Part n++
n++ Electric Motors PART n++
Motor Principle Part n++
Direct Current Motors Part n++
Three-Phase Alternating Current Motors Part -
Single-Phase Alternating Current Motors Part n++
Alternating Current Motor Drives Part n++
Motor Selection Part n++
Motor Installation Part n++
Motor Maintenance And Troubleshooting
n++ Contactors and Motor Starters PART n++
Magnetic Contactor Part n++
Contactor Ratings, Enclosres And Solid-State Types Part n++
Motor Starters
n++ Relays PART n++
Electromechanical Control Relays Part n++
Solid-State Relays Part n++
Timing Relays Part n++
Latching Relays Part n++
Relay Control Logic
Motor Control Circuits PART n++
Nec Motor Installation Requirements Part n++
Motor Starting Part n++
Motor Reversing And Jogging Part n++
Motor Stopping Part n++
Motor Speed
Motor Control Electronics PART n++
Semicomductor Diodes Part n++
Transistors Part n++
Thyristors Part n++
Integrated Circuits (ICs)
Adjustable Speed Drives and PLC Installations PART n++
Ac Motor Drive Fundamentals Part n++
Vfd Installation And Programming Parameters Part n++
Dc Motor Drive Fundamentals Part n++
Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs)
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